Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Octopus Deploy
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 161 176
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.25% 0.100% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.86% 0.87% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £438 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +19.86% -
10th Percentile £413 £369 £358
90th Percentile £580 £451 £373
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 538 458 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.67% 11.44% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 269 273
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.84% -16.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42.25 £13.88 £33.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £50.25 £158.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Berkshire

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Berkshire

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in Berkshire

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 8 £425 -2.91% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £575 - 2
Octopus Deploy
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) JMeter
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (30.00%) NuGet
6 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) VMware

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Maven
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (20.00%) Kafka
3 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (20.00%) Market Research
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) CQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (20.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (20.00%) VMware